Expressing happiness over the induction of Secunderabad MP Bandaru Dattatreya into the central government, Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao on Sunday said the appointment would benefit the state.
A suspected SIMI operative and an aide of Indian Mujahideen media in-charge were arrested from Secunderabad today, with police saying they were allegedly planning to go to Afghanistan to get training from al-Qaeda for carrying out terror activities in India.
BJP MP from Secunderabad, Bandaru Dattatreya Saturday asked Telangana Chief Minister K Chandrasekhar Rao to immediately convene a meeting of all MPs from the state to discuss various issues pending with the Centre so that they could be raised in the forthcoming Budget session of Parliament.
Growing public anger over poor civic amenities will reflect on the outcome of the Lok Sabha election in Secunderabad constituency where sitting MP M Anjan Kumar Yadav of Congress is locked in a straight fight with former Union Minister Bandaru Dattatreya of the BJP.
Petrol bunks in Hyderabad and other major cities and towns in Andhra Pradesh remained closed for the second day Monday to protest the crackdown by legal metrology department against some outlets allegedly tampering dispensing units.
At least 13 people were killed and 18 others injured when a nearly 80-year-old building, housing an Irani eatery, located in Secunderabad collapsed on Monday, apparently due to ongoing makeshift constructions on its terrace.